Hinesville Police Department recently graduated the last 2010 class of the Hinesville Police Citizens' Academy.
A Fort Stewart soldier has been reported missing, Hinesville police informed area media outlets Wednesday.
Detective Tom Sollosi said a Long County woman was scammed out of $3,600 through a mail scam. The woman said she received notice from a product evaluation company that she could deposit a check if she evaluated products. The company also asked her to wire two payments totaling $3,600. The woman evaluated the products, deposited the check into her account and wired the $3,600, as instructed, but later was notified the check was no good. The wire payments were not covered and instead came from the woman's own account.
A second arrest in the Nov. 5 stabbing death in Long County appears unlikely, law enforcement officials say.
An amber alert for 12-year-old Julieta Yoselin has been canceled. The girl was found Thursday at a residence in metro Atlanta. She was reported to be in good condition. The South Carolina girl went missing from the Clemson area earlier this week.
Jesus Alanda Lozada, 30, is being held in connection to Yoselin's disappearance. He is in custody in the Fulton County Detention Center. Lozada will likely be charged w ith kidnapping once he is extradited to Clemson.
An early morning fire in a Fort Stewart housing area Wednesday damaged four families' homes. No injuries were reported, Fort Stewart spokesperson Kevin Larson said.
Joseph Allen Newton, 75, pastor of Ludowici United Methodist Church was killed Thursday afternoon in a single-vehicle accident on I-95 in Liberty County.
Daniel Williams, 20 has been charged with felony murder for his involvement in the death of Denzel Richardson, 18, last Friday, according to Long County Sheriff's Office Chief Investigator Nickey Anderson.
A Ludowici couple was robbed at gunpoint last week by a man who posed as their son and a group of unidentified suspects.
A man was stabbed to death late Friday night when a fight broke out at a Time Saver store in Long County.
Liberty County Sheriff's Office Deputies Sgt. Marty Adams and Cpl. Ralph Dixon received Medals of Valor on Friday at the department's annual awards and recognition ceremony for their actions during a March shooting. The ceremony was held at the Liberty County Regional Jail courtroom.
Oct. 19: Disrupting public school, Hinesville
The city of Hinesville, in conjunction with Find the Children, is sponsoring "Cars for Kids," an amnesty event for inoperable vehicles and vessels, from Nov. 6 through Dec. 6.
Law enforcement officers from all over the area met Tuesday in Ludowici to learn about car seat regulations and guidelines.
One person has been killed and two more injured in a shooting in Hinesville Friday night.
JESUP - Two children in the care of their disabled grandmother drowned Wednesday afternoon in Wayne County, authorities said.
Recent reports filed with the Liberty County Sheriff's Office include:
The Liberty County Emergency Management Agency held a review and update meeting yesterday for the county's Multi-Jurisdictional Hazard Mitigation Plan. The plan is updated every five years, with city and county officials developing an action plan for emergencies. Attendees were asked to review projects listed in the plan for their jurisdiction from 2010, then revise projects, add new ones or eliminate unnecessary projects. They were encouraged to have action-oriented projects that are impactful on their communities and can obtain possible grant funding. These projects can include improving building codes, updating flood warning systems, draining lakes behind weakened dams or ...